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Bunga-bunga taman Malaysia
(Garden flowers of Malaysia)


Nama Melayu (Malay Name) Dieffenbachia Putih
  = Batang Bisu Putih
Keluarga (Family) ARACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Dieffenbachia amoena
  = Dieffenbachia picta Rudolf Rhoer
Saiz Biasa (Size) 100 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) White Dumb Cane
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Sejenis pokok batang bisu berdaun putih dan tepi daunnya terdapat rintik-rintik berwarna hijau. Juga terdapat beberapa jenis hasil kacokkan seperti Dieffenbachia picta Rudolf Rhoer, dimana bahagian putih daunnya berwarna putih susu. Pokok ini tidak boleh tahan cahaya matahari yang kuat.

A species of dumb cane with white leaves bordered with green spots. There are also a number of hybrids, for example, Dieffenbachia picta Rudolf Rhoer where the white part of the leaves is milk white in colour. This plants cannot stand sunlight.


Rujukan (References)

     Pokok (Plant)

1.       Pusat Sumber Pendidikan Negeri, Kuantan, Pahang, (Mac 1999)

     Buku (Books)

1.       Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1993); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka;
            Malaysia. - mukasurat (page) 213


Pertanyaan (Inquiries)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya